NPHL releases new schedule on Tuesday

first_imgFORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – The North Peace Hockey League released its updated schedule today.On Saturday, the Spirit River Rangers requested a one year’s absence from the league because of a lack of commitment from players. The Flyers will now be in a division with Grande Prairie and Dawson Creek. The new schedule will see them play inner division teams four times each, and will have a home and series with teams from out side the division. The eighteen-game schedule will consist of nine home and nine away games.The Flyers welcome Kelowna this weekend for a pair of exhibition games, before they make final cuts by next week.- Advertisement -The Flyers season opener is October 28th in Grande Prairie while their home opener is November 16th versus Falher at the North Peace Arena. Puck drop for both games is 8:30 p.m.The full schedule can be viewed below, with home games listed in bold letters:Sat.            Oct. 28             at Grande PrairieThur.         Nov. 2              at Dawson CreekThur.         Nov. 9              at FalherThur.         Nov. 16            Falher (Lawrence Cup Banner)Sat.            Nov. 18            GRIMSHAWThur.         Nov. 23            at GrimshawSat.            Nov. 25            at High PrairieThur.         Nov. 30           GRANDE PRAIRIESat.            Dec. 2              at ValleyviewThur.         Dec. 7              DAWSON CREEKSat.            Dec. 9              MANNING (Teddy Bear Toss)Fri.            Dec. 15             at ManningSat.            Dec. 16            HIGH PRAIRIESat.            Jan. 6              at Grande PrairieThur.         Jan. 11            DAWSON CREEKThur.        Jan. 18            at Dawson CreekSat.           Jan. 20           ValleyviewThur.       Jan. 25            Grande Prairielast_img